Okanagan College: International Women’s Day Event celebrates Diversity
International Women’s Day Event celebrates Diversity
One of the biggest honours for women in the Central Okanagan will be presented Friday, March 8 when the latest recipient of the Gert Beadle Award is announced as part of an evening celebration of International Women’s Day. Organized by the Okanagan College Women’s Resource Centre (OCWRC) and sponsored by the Okanagan College Faculty Association (OCFA), the event takes place from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Bohemian Café in downtown Kelowna. The free family-friendly celebration will be hosted by CBC Radio’s Alya Ramadan, and will feature speakers, performers, food and wine, children’s activities, plus music from the Wee Feminists Children’s Choir and local singer/songwriter Johanna Olson.